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Computer Basics - 9:00am - 11:00pm

$75

with Chris O'Donnell, RSU16 Adult Education

Calendar Sep 25, 2019 at 9 am

For beginners! Is it time you gave in and learned to use a computer? Maybe you have tried to learn from a family member in the past and discovered that isn’t the best partnership ... Work with our computer teacher in a friendly, informal setting to learn the basics of using a computer. No pressure – and no experience necessary! 8-week session. Wednesdays, 9-11am

Computer Essentials - Advanced - Nov.

$68

with Teresa Johnson, Mid-Coast School of Technology Adult Education

Calendar Nov 18, 2019 at 5:30 pm, runs for 4 weeks

This class is for students who have completed the ‘Computer Essentials-Basics’ course or have some experience using Word and Excel spreadsheets. Students will learn to work in both Word and Excel to create and merge documents, reports and presentations. Email etiquette and formatting will be covered along with advanced file management and file sharing options. We will set aside time in class to handle student generated topics and questions.

Students must complete our ‘Computer Essentials-Basics’ course or have experience using Word and Excel spreadsheets.

Computer Essentials - Basics - Sept.

$88

with Teresa Johnson, Mid-Coast School of Technology Adult Education

Calendar Sep 23, 2019 at 5:30 pm, runs for 5 weeks

Efficient use of technology in a home or work setting requires basic knowledge in several areas: the PC operating system, software applications (Microsoft Office), file management, and storage options for photos and documents. In this class, you will learn about the Windows operating system and its tools, and how to manage software, files, and folders. We will explore basic word processing using MS Word 2016 and learn about spreadsheets with Excel 2016.

Computer Training for Small Business

$50

with Cathy VanDyke, RSU #13 Adult and Community Education

Calendar Next session starts Sep 3, 2019

Your business is unique, so are your training needs. Our staff consultant works with you to assess your needs and to customize computer-based or business training for you and/or your staff. Workshops are offered at the McLain School computer lab classroom in all topics covered in our array of computer, business and workforce courses. From Business Ethics and Customer Service to Cloud Computing and managing company Excel spreadsheets, we will work to design and deliver training for your own unique business needs. One-On-One Training & Consulting, $45/hour plus planning time Small Group Training (up to 8 participants), $50/hour plus planning time. For more information or to schedule an appointment contact Cathy VanDyke at cvandyke@rsu13.org or call 594-9764.

Refunds: Course cost will be refunded, less a $5 processing fee, if you withdraw one week prior to the first class. If you withdraw prior to the second class, you will be refunded 50%.

Computer Tutoring & Consultation

$45

with Cathy VanDyke, RSU #13 Adult and Community Education

Calendar Next session starts Sep 3, 2019

Private Tutoring & Consultation. Need assistance learning to use your computer? Work at your own pace with the instructor to get the individual help you need. Topics are limited to those covered in our array of courses. Bring your laptop or use a desktop provided in the McLain School Computer Lab. $45/hour by appointment. For more information or to schedule an appointment call 594-9764.

Refunds: Course cost will be refunded, less a $5 processing fee, if you withdraw one week prior to the first class. If you withdraw prior to the second class, you will be refunded 50%.

Cosmetology Career Exploration Track

Free

with York Adult & Community Education

Calendar Next session starts Sep 3, 2019

Have you ever thought about a job / career in hair styling, skin care, or professional make-up? Did you know that it takes a year or less to train for such jobs/careers? This track will help you learn about job opportunities and career-planning related to cosmetology; provide you with the basic reading, writing, math, presentation, critical thinking, problem-solving, interpersonal and organizational skills, as well as technology/computer skills needed to enter and succeed in such jobs/careers; and begin the process of applying to classes or training programs related to hair styling, barbering, skin care, and professional make-up.

CPR/AED/ Standard First Aid for Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers

$95

with Andrew Eckman, Five Town CSD Adult & Community Education

Calendar Sep 23, 2019 at 6 pm, runs for 3 weeks

This program ensures that individuals with a duty to respond (public safety professionals, healthcare providers, and others with a duty to respond) have the knowledge and skills necessary to respond to breathing and cardiac emergencies. The course emphasizes active, hands-on learning and uses scenario-based activities to help participants learn how to provide one rescuer and two rescuer CPR, multiple rescuer response, how to use an AED and relieve an obstructed airway for adult, child and infant patients. Participants will learn how to check both a conscious and unconscious patient, and how to give effective ventilations to a patient experiencing a cardiac and/or respiratory arrest, including using a resuscitation mask and bag-valve-mask (BVM) resuscitator. This program does NOT contain a First Aid component. This program is accepted for continuing education credit by CAPCE and NREMT for EMS personnel, and by AGD/PACE for dental providers; the State of Maine accepts the program’s credits for licensing requirements. The course also is approved by, or meets the requirements of, JCAHO (Healthcare Providers); AAAASF (Ambulatory Surgery); ACSM (Sports Medicine); BCAT, NATA and NCSA (Athletic Trainers); DANB (Dental Assistants); NAEMSE (EMS); and NOLS (Wilderness EMT)

CPR/AED/ Standard First Aid for Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers - Recertification

$80

with Andrew Eckman, Five Town CSD Adult & Community Education

Calendar Sep 16, 2019 at 6 pm

This is a recertification course for healthcare providers. Each participant must show the instructor either a currently-valid certification or a certification that has been expired less than 90 days from any of the following: AHA, ARC, ECSA, ASHI, EMSS or NSC or accepted by MEMS and AGD/PACE (dental providers).





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